That is the UFC Vegas 62 reside weblog for the excessive stakes girls’s flyweight headliner between Alexa Grasso and Viviane Araujo.
With present champion Valentina Shevchenko not having an opponent in the intervening time, Grasso and Araujo will look to stake their claims over a possible 5 rounds on the UFC APEX.
Grasso is 3-0 since transferring as much as the 125-pound division, which incorporates unanimous choice wins in opposition to Ji Yeon Kim and Maycee Barber. However it was the newest efficiency of the No. 9 ranked flyweight in MMA Fighting’s Global Rankings that actually opened eyeballs, as Grasso rapidly put away Joanne Wood at UFC Columbus in March.
Araujo enters her first principal occasion bout on the heels of a unanimous choice win over Andrea Lee in Could, and victories in three of 4 — with the lone loss coming through very shut choice to Katlyn Chookagian at at UFC 262. The No. 11 ranked flyweight in MMA Fighting’s Global Rankings is 5-2 general in seven octagon appearances.
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